Calendar

BRIDGTON

Thur., Mar. 7 — American Red Cross blood drive, 1 – 6 p.m., Masonic Hall, Harrison Road (Rte. 117). Sponsored by Bridgton Rotary, hosted by the Masons. Type O blood urgently needed. For appointment 1-800-733-2767.

Fri., Mar. 8 — AARP tax return assistance, Community Center. Call 647-3111 FMI and to make appointment.

Fri., Mar. 8 — Easy Riders Snowmobile Club potluck and meeting, 6 p.m., Community Center. All welcome.

Sat., Mar. 9 — Loon Echo hike with Master Naturalist Leigh MacMillan Hayes, 9 a.m., Bald Pate Mountain Preserve. Free and open to public, registration required. FMI and to register 647-4352, stewardship@lelt.org or Jana.Richards@opportunityalliance.org

Wed., Mar. 13 — Lenten lunch, 12 – 1 p.m., St. Joseph Catholic Church. Homemade soup and Lenten message. Host TBA. Free, everyone welcome.

Wed., Mar. 13 — Family Caregiver Support Group, 1 – 2:30 p.m., Community Center. FMI 647-3116.

Thur., Mar. 14 — LRSAC General Meeting, 4:30 – 6 p.m., lower level, Bridgton Municipal complex, Iredale Street entrance. Guest speaker, Gordon Smith, state's Opioid Response Director.

Sat., Mar. 16 — Sebago Lake Chapter of Gun Owners of Maine (GOME) meeting, 9 a.m., Community Center. All welcome, light refreshments served.

BROWNFIELD

Sat., Mar. 9 — Community turkey and casserole dinner, 50/50 raffle, 4:30 – 6:30 p.m., Mt. Moriah Masonic Hall. Hosted by Burnt Meadow Snowmobile Club. Admission by donation.

CASCO

Sun., Mar. 17 — Family movie screening, 1 p.m., Casco Public Library. Bernie the Dolphin, rated G. Bring a beach towel and library will provide a tropical treat. Free, open to public. FMI 627-4541 or www.casco.lib.me.us/

FRYEBURG

Tue, Mar. 12 — AARP tax return assistance, Public Library, 515 Main St. Call 935-2731 FMI and to make appointment.

Tue, Mar. 12 — American Red Cross blood drive, noon – 5 p.m., Gibson Recreation Center, Fryeburg Academy, 745 Main St. Type O blood urgently needed. For appointment call 1-800-733-2767.

Sat., Mar. 16 — FA Project Grad annual auction, doors open 4 p.m., auction starts 5:30 p.m., Wadsworth Arena, Bradley Street. Proceeds support FA Class of 2019 Project Graduation.

Tue, Mar. 19 — AARP tax return assistance, Public Library, 515 Main St. Call 935-2731 FMI and to make appointment.

HARRISON

Mon., Mar. 18 — American Red Cross blood drive, 1 – 6 p.m., United Parish Congregational Church, 77 Main St. Type O blood urgently needed. For appointment call 1-800-733-2767.

NAPLES

Sat., Mar. 16 — American Red Cross blood drive, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Aubuchon Hardware, 499 Roosevelt Trail (Rte. 302). Type O blood urgently needed. For appointment call 1-800-733-2767.

RAYMOND

Sat., Mar. 9 — Qigong class, 8 a.m., Raymond Village Community Church. All levels welcome. $5 suggested donation.

Sat., Mar. 16 — Raymond Arts Alliance presents Irish storyteller Lynne Cullen, 4:30 p.m., Raymond Village Community Church. Suggested donation $5, light refreshments served.

SEBAGO

Sat., Mar. 16 — Bottle and can collection Clynk for School Challenge. 2 – 4 p.m., Sebago Elementary School.

Sun., Mar. 17 — Bottle and can collection Clynk for School Challenge. 10 a.m. – noon, Sebago Elementary School.

WATERFORD

Sat., Mar. 9 — Book presentation and discussion, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., Waterford Public Library. Sweden Historical Society members will discuss writing their book Living, Learning, and Worshiping: Buildings of Sweden, Maine 1813-1913. Free and open to the public, all welcome.

Tue., Mar. 19 — Waterford Sports & Recreation community luncheon, 12 – 2 p.m., Wilkins House, Plummer Hill Road. Lunch and bingo with prizes. $3 per person suggested donation.

AREA EVENTS

Fri., Mar. 8 — Spring reopening Out of Hibernation exhibition, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m., Matolcsy Art Center, 480 Main St., Norway. Free and open to public, all welcome.

Sat., Mar. 9 — Texas Hold'em, Jackson-Silver Post 68, 595 Gore Rd., Locke Mills. Doors open 11 a.m., games begin 1 p.m. $50 buy-in, BYOB. 50/50, pull tabs, meals, beverages available. FMI 890-3737.

Sat., Mar. 9 — Wellness Share, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Deering Memorial Community Center, 39 Main St., S. Paris. Intro to Reiki, massage, reflexology, polarity. Potluck lunch at noon. Stop in and stay as long as you want. FMI 890-2177 or 312-9955.

ONGOING WEEKLY

DAILY

Alcoholics Anonymous, 9 a.m., Clyde Bailey Center, 1311 Roosevelt Trail, Raymond.

Alcoholics Anonymous, noon – 1 p.m., St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, Sweden Rd., Bridgton. O/D

MONDAYS

Jumpin’ Janes Senior Fitness, 9 – 10 a.m. Mon., Wed., Fri., Bridgton Town Hall, North High Street. FMI 647-2402.

Sebago Food Pantry, 9 – 10:30 a.m. (3:30 - 5:30 p.m. 2nd Mon.) Nazarene Church, Rte. 114. FMI 787-2177.

Lovell Thrift Shop, 10 a.m. – noon, Lovell United Church of Christ.

Yarn Activity Groups, 1 – 3 p.m. Caswell Conservancy Center, Main Street, Harrison.

Bridge, 1 p.m., Bradley St., Fryeburg. Runs year-round.

Cribbage, 2 p.m., Bridgton Community Center.

Recovery Skills Group, 3 p.m., Lakes Region Recovery Center, 25 Hospital Dr., back of campus, make right at ambulance garage. FMI lrrcbridgton.org

Celebrate Recovery, Christ-based 12-step recovery program, 6 – 8 p.m., Lake Region Vineyard Church, 402 Main St., Bridgton. FMI 647-5439.

Bible Study, 6:30 p.m., Bridgton Community Center, 15 Depot St.

Narcotics Anonymous, 7 p.m.. Bridgton Community Center, 15 Depot St. ODLH

Narcotics Anonymous, 7 p.m., Clyde Bailey Center, 1311 Roosevelt Trl., Raymond.

TUESDAYS

Taoist Tai Chi continuing class, 9 – 11 a.m., Harrison Congregational Church.

Jeanette’s Free Clothing Closet, 9 – 11:30 a.m., First Congregational Church, Bridgton.

Tai Chi Maine, 10 a.m., set practice, Town Hall, Bridgton.

Chickadee Quilters, 10 a.m., Bridgton Community Center.

Tunes for Tots, 10 – 11 a.m., Bridgton Public Library.

Naples Food Pantry, 10 – 11:30 a.m., United Methodist Church, Village Green. FMI 595-2754.

Technology Help, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m., Bridgton Public Library

Storytimes, 10:30 a.m., Casco Public Library, 5 Leach Hill Rd, Casco.

All Recovery, 11 a.m., Lakes Region Recovery Center, 25 Hospital Dr., back of campus, make right at ambulance garage. FMI lrrcbridgton.org

Bridgton Food Pantry, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., Methodist Church, 98 Main St., FMI 647-4476.

Community Lunch, noon, Sebago Nazarene Church, $3.50 suggested donation.

Bridge, 12:15 p.m., Bridgton Community Center.

Cards/Board games, noon – 2:30 p.m., Harrison Fire Station Community Room.

Adult Knitting, 1 – 3 p.m., Bridgton Public Library.

Scrabble Tuesday, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m., Soldiers Memorial Library, Hiram. FMI 625-4650.

LEGO Club, 3:30 – 5:30 p.m., Bridgton Public Library.

Storybook Club, 4 – 5:30 p.m., Bridgton Public Library.

Yarn Junkies, 4:30 – 6:30 p.m., Casco Public Library.

Harrison Food Bank, 3 – 6:30 p.m., VFW Hall, 176 Waterford Rd. FMI Sandy Swett 647-3384.

Al-Anon Bridgton, 7 p.m. Newcomers Meeting, 7:30 - 8:30 p.m. Open Meeting, St. Joseph Catholic Church.

AA Step Mtgs., 7 p.m., Clyde Bailey Center, 1311 Roosevelt Trl., Raymond.

Open Recovery Meeting, 7 p.m., Lakes Region Recovery Center, 25 Hospital Dr., back of campus, make right at ambulance garage. FMI lrrcbridgton.org

WEDNESDAYS

Free Breakfast and Fellowship, 7:30 – 9 a.m., Naples United Methodist Church, Village Green, (snow date Friday, same time). FMI 693-6594.

Jumpin’ Janes Senior Fitness, 9 – 10 a.m. Mon., Wed., Fri., Bridgton Town Hall, North High Street. FMI 647-2402.

Taoist Tai Chi beginner class, 9 – 10:30 a.m., 41 Depot St., Bridgton

Story Time, 9:30 a.m., Denmark Public Library, Rte. 117.

Lovell Thrift Shop, 10 a.m. – noon, Lovell United Church of Christ.

Kids’ Knitting, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m., Bridgton Public Library

Sweden Food Pantry, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., Sweden Community Church. Rte. 93. First and third Wednesday of the month only.

Senior Lunch, noon, Bridgton Community Center.

Otisfield Sewing & Craft Group, 1 – 3:30 p.m. (every Wed, except 3rd Wed. of mo.), Community Hall.

Ping Pong, 1 – 3 p.m., Harrison Fire Station Community Room.

Mah Jongg, 1 – 4 p.m., Bridgton Community Center.

Conversational Spanish, 4 – 4:45 p.m., Bridgton Public Library.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 5:30 p.m., BHPG conference room, old Bridgton Hospital, 25 Hospital Dr. FMI 615-7680.

Over 40 Pickleball, 5:30 – 7 p.m., Harrison Elementary School. FMI 583-2241.

Bible Study, 6 p.m., Bridgton Community Center.

Narcotics Anonymous, 7 p.m., Lakes Region Recovery Center, 25 Hospital Dr., back of campus, make right at ambulance garage. FMI lrrcbridgton.org

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 – 8 p.m., Clyde Bailey Center, 1311 Roosevelt Trl., Raymond.

THURSDAYS

Rotary Club Meeting, 7:15 a.m. Bridgton Community Center.

AA Step-Meeting, 9 a.m., Step Sisters 6 p.m., Clyde Bailey Center, 1311 Roosevelt Trl., Raymond.

Taoist Tai Chi beginner class, 9 – 10:30 a.m., 41 Depot St., Bridgton

Tai Chi Maine, 10 a.m., new beginner class, Town Hall, Bridgton.

Gathering Place for Seniors, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Lovell United Church of Christ, Rte. 5. FMI 925-1321.

The Academy Collects, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., Pace Galleries of Art, Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center, Fryeburg Academy.

Read to Teddy the certified therapy dog, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m., Casco Public Library, 627-4541.

All Recovery, 11 a.m., Lakes Region Recovery Center, 25 Hospital Dr., back of campus, make right at ambulance garage. FMI lrrcbridgton.org

Gathering Place Support Group, noon, Bridgton Community Center.

Knotty Knitters, 12:30 – 2:30 p.m., Soldiers Memorial Library, Hiram. FMI 625-4650.

Free Community Kettle Supper, 5 p.m., Bridgton Community Center.

Pickleball, 7 p.m., Casco Community Center Gym. FMI 627-4187.

Chickadee Quilters, 6:30 p.m., Bridgton Community Center.

FRIDAYS

Coffee Call, 8 – 11 a.m., Caswell Conservancy Center, 42 Main St., Harrison.

Jumpin’ Janes Senior Fitness, 9 – 10 a.m. Mon., Wed., Fri., Bridgton Town Hall, North High Street. FMI 647-2402.

Tai Chi Maine, 10 a.m., beginner practice, Bridgton Town Hall, North High Street, Bridgton

Preschool Storytime, 10 – 11 a.m., Bridgton Public Library.

Harrison Farmers Market, 1 p.m. – 5 p.m., located at the turnout on Rte. 117, just before the bridge.

Over 40 Men’s Basketball, 4 p.m., Brownfield/Denmark School.

Pickup Volleyball, 6:30 – 9 p.m., Casco Community Center gym, 940 Meadow Rd., Free, all levels welcome. Bring sneakers, water, knee pads. Call 627-4187 FMI and to reserve a spot.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., Lakes Region Recovery Center, 25 Hospital Dr., back of campus, make right at ambulance garage. FMI lrrcbridgton.org

SATURDAYS

Bridgton Farmers Market, 9 a.m. – noon, United Methodist Church, 214 Main St., Bridgton

Sebago Clothes Closet, 9 a.m. – noon. Free clothing, footwear, and bedding for Maine citizens. Warming hut next to Church of Nazarene, Rte. 114, Sebago. FMI 787-2177.

Taoist Tai Chi continuing class, 9 – 11 a.m., 41 Depot St., Bridgton

Lovell Thrift Shop, 10 a.m. – noon, Lovell United Church of Christ.

Storybook Club, 10 – 11 a.m., Bridgton Public Library.

Pickleball, 9 – 11 a.m., Harrison Elementary School, Naples Road.

Farmers’ Market, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., Charlotte Hobbs Memorial Library, Lovell.

Bible Study, 11 a.m. – noon, Caswell Conservancy Center, Main Street, Harrison.

Narcotics Anonymous, 7 p.m., Lakes Region Recovery Center, 25 Hospital Dr., back of campus, make right at ambulance garage. FMI lrrcbridgton.org

AA Meeting, O/BB/D/A/L, 7 – 8 p.m., Lovell Church of Christ, 1174 Main St.

AA Beginners & Group Mtgs., 7 – 8 p.m., Clyde Bailey Center, 1311 Roosevelt Trl., Raymond.

SUNDAYS

Alcoholics Anonymous, 12 p.m., Lakes Region Recovery Center, 25 Hospital Dr., back of campus, make right at ambulance garage. FMI lrrcbridgton.org

Ping Pong, 1 – 4 p.m., Bridgton Town Hall, North High Street, seven tables, equipment provided free.

Read to Teddy the certified therapy dog, 4 – 5 p.m., Casco Public Library, 627-4541.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 6:30 p.m., Harrison Congregational Church